What's on inWatford

Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Watford

25
JUL
25th July in Camden!Foster's Comedy L
Jongleurs Camden

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at Jongleurs Camden.Camden Jongleurs is one of the Flagship venues in the highlight group. Situated in the heart of the eclectic Camden Lock Market the venue has been delivering the best live music comedy and entertainment London…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
Bowl With It
Bloomsbury Lanes

Rock roll and Bowl to the sound of Britpop at new club night Bowl With It which will feature a Britpop tribute band and Britpop anthems blasted out by 90s Mike and Cool Britannia.Expect plenty of Oasis Blur Supergrass Verve Stone Roses…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02071 831979
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
ENJOY YOURSELF
FLYOVER PORTOBEELO

This is the right place to let your hair down after all the running around.An Pre Notting Hill Carnival Party.Music policy: Club Anthems.…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07944 095599
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
FeedMe Music presents...Future Rock
100 Club

They might just be huge Prog magazineSpace Elevator are a brand new rock band formed in 2013 with their debut album being released in 2014. Tired of the usual manufactured x factor type pap Space Elevator decided the time was right for…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 640008
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
Imperia live at The Underworld Camden Imperia li
The Underworld Camden

Imperia live at The Underworld in Camden Town on Friday 25th July 2014.Imperia was founded by the ex‐singer of Trail of Tears and Sahara Dust currently named Epica Helena Iren Michaelsen. Imperia can be defined as an atmospheric metal band with strong…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
Jubilee Club feat. The Raptors at Camden Barfly
Camden Barfly

POST YOUR NAMES ON THE WALL FOR GUEST LISThttps:www.facebook.comevents689622677776528The Raptors Mercutio The Valves The GraphicLondons best indie rock n roll club night ‐ with live bands upstairs as well as resident and guest DJs downstairsCamden Barfly49 Chalk Farm Road…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
Lunchtime Recital - Bobby Chen (piano
Regent Hall

Beethoven Piano Society of Europe Regent Hall Summer FestivalBobby Chen pianoProgramme to include ‐ Beethoven ‐ Bagatelles Op.126…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07973 173583
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
Sarah Jarosz
Bush Hall

Since signing to Sugar Hill Records at age 16 Sarah Jarosz has barely stopped to catch her breath even as she leaves audiences and critics alike breathless. Rolling Stone has compared her to Gillian Welch; Mojo labeled her a newgrass prodigy for…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01920 823098
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
Scroobius Pip Presents: We.Are.Lizards.
Proud Camden

Delivering another eclectic and awesome Friday night at Proud SCROOBIUS PIP Sunday Best takes over our horse hospital venue with his friendly lizards including DESTRUCTION DMC CHAMPION PUSH MUSIC Redshift and live acts THEM AND US feat Killa Kela …

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074823867/07749 966692
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
SOMEWHAT DAMAGED
The Unicorn Camden

SOMEWHAT DAMAGED: A new night of LOUD alternative noise from the underground.On Friday the 25th of July some of Londons rawest alternative bands take over The Unicorn in Camden for a night that bites. Featuring sets from:The Dogbones Onstage 10.15pm ‐ 10.45pm:A…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
The Royal Tease - Burlesque Camden
The Fiddler's Elbow

Get ready for the BADDEST IN BURLESQUE and CABARET CARNAGE Launching 25th July THE ROYAL TEASE is not for the Vanilla. we like it kinky we like it dirty we like it LOUD. Every last Friday of the month we have got…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07877 798233
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
JUL
Hue and Cry
Jazz Cafe

‐ watch Hue and Cry live at Jazz Cafe in London Greater London on the Friday 25 July 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUL
Mike Dignam
The Borderline

Mike Dignam performs live at The Borderline in London Greater London on Friday 25 July 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Mike Dignam at The Borderline now.…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
JUL
Moses und Aron
Royal Opera House

Moses und Aron at Royal Opera House in London on Friday 25 July 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
JUL
Big Chill Presents Nookie
Big Chill House

After a series of rammed events in XOYO Nookie is bringing the party to Kings Cross with the friendliest hypest crowd in the city getting down to Londons freshest sounds tearing it up across two floors residents and guests will be playing…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07885 970769
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Covent Garden London! Foster's Comedy Live
Jongleurs Covent Garden London

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at Jongleurs Covent Garden London.Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at the very best comedy club in Covent Garden. Comprised of several different rooms the lush and luxurious Sway club is a worthy addition to the Jongleurs portfolio.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Dancing Dogs at Riverside!
Riverside Shopping Centre,

Riverside Shopping Centre in Hemel Hempstead is hosting Richard Curtis and his amazing Dancing Dogs on Saturday 26th July. Richard is a multiple award winning Crufts Champion and is well known for performing with his dogs on BBC and ITV. His unique…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01444 474456
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Featuring Los Charlys Orchestra
Floridita

SATURDAY nights at Floridita London featuring the finest and most established live salsa and boogaloo bands in the UK. For dining contact Floridita on 0207 314 4000‐ Restaurant opens from 5:30pm7:30pm ‐ 1am DJ till 3amhttp:www.youtube.comwatchv91cpy‐eEzycFor the ones who still arent aware…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144050
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
HEATHROW Over 30s 40s & 50s SPECIAL EVENT PARTY
The Concorde Club

Over 30s 40s & 50s Party Night for Singles and Couples ‐ Special Event with WILD BOYS Ultimate 80s Live Tribute Band and top DJ too. Bringing to life some of the greatest songs of the 80s. Hit the dance…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Hip Hop'N'Bowl
Bloomsbury Lanes

Its Hiphop vibes old and new think 2 Pac Biggie Snoop Busta Missy Kanye Drake Kendrick AAP and more. We throw in the odd RandB joint too and a couple of other gems just for good measure.DjsRock the Belles brings together…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02071 831979
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Ice Cream and Liqueur Pairing, Walk, Lunch and Gar
Coach and Horses

After a leisurely 2 mile walk along the south side of the River Thames we arrive at a hidden garden of one of Londons most charming villages Barnes. Well have lunch and for desert well pair 5 sweet flavoured liqueurs to 5…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07919 053064
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
John Otway and The Big Band
The Half Moon, Putney

John Otway is an English singer‐songwriter who has built a sizeable cult audience through extensive touring a surreal sense of humour and a self‐deprecating underdog persona.John first achieved notoriety with his eye‐watering performance on Old Grey Whistle Test and subsequent hit single…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Label Live Music Night @TheAnimalFarm
The Spice Of Life

Summer is here and the Hog roast is back On the 26th July The Animal Farm is taking The Spice Of Life Soho by storm for its monthly free Live Music Night and brings you a host of great Indie and rock…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Playing in the Matrix with Serious Disease
48 Flanders Road

Illness is seemingly on the increase auto immune diseases have risen 30 in last decade. Learn how to use EFT to help you remove blocks to illness and dis‐ease for your self and your clients. Working with serious disease can be one…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02087 479579
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Playing in the Matrix with serious diseases
48 Flanders Road

Illness is seemingly on the increase auto immune diseases have risen 30 in last decade. Learn how to use EFT to help you remove blocks to illness and dis‐ease for your self and your clients.Working with serious disease can be one of…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02087 479579
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Saturday Night in Foster's Comedy Live
Jongleurs Covent Garden London

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at the very best comedy club in Covent Garden. Comprised of several different rooms the lush and luxurious Sway club is a worthy addition to the Jongleurs portfolio. If you are dining for the early show you…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Saturday Night in Camden! Foster's Comedy Live
Jongleurs Camden

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at Jongleurs Camden.Camden Jongleurs is one of the Flagship venues in the highlight group. Situated in the heart of the eclectic Camden Lock Market the venue has been delivering the best live music comedy and entertainment London…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08700 111960
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Saturday Night in Watford! Foster's Comedy Live
Jongleurs Watford

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at Watford.Jongleurs Watford lies in the centre of Watfords bustling night life district. Boasting a state‐of‐the‐art sound and lighting system the venue is equipped to accommodate for all types of events such as Birthdays Anniversaries Christmas Parties…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
Saturdays at WEREWOLF
Werewolf

More than just a nightclub Werewolf is an all‐encompassing entertainment complex located in the heart of central London. The venue offers the perfect blend of entertainment theatrics and clubbing with a live midnight show each and every Saturday. For our clients we…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02077 349116
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
JUL
SS Atlantica Summer Voyage
The Silver Sturgeon

Return to the golden age of luxury travel at SS: Atlantica Summer Voyage setting sail from the Savoy Pier on Saturday 26th July 2014. Glide down the Thames with the summer breeze in your fur stole the sound of water under your…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02031 741154
ratingratingratingratingrating

Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Want more?

Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Watford? See our list of attractions in Watford, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.